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See also: Meo, méo, meó, mèo, Mèo, Mẹo, and me'o



meo (first-person singular possessive of masculine singular, of feminine singular mea, of masculine plural mei, of feminine plural mee)

  1. Obsolete form of mio.



From Proto-Indo-European *mey-.



meō (present infinitive meāre, perfect active meāvī, supine meātum); first conjugation

  1. I go along, pass or traverse


   Conjugation of meo (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present meō meās meat meāmus meātis meant
imperfect meābam meābās meābat meābāmus meābātis meābant
future meābō meābis meābit meābimus meābitis meābunt
perfect meāvī meāvistī meāvit meāvimus meāvistis meāvērunt, meāvēre
pluperfect meāveram meāverās meāverat meāverāmus meāverātis meāverant
future perfect meāverō meāveris meāverit meāverimus meāveritis meāverint
passive present meor meāris, meāre meātur meāmur meāminī meantur
imperfect meābar meābāris, meābāre meābātur meābāmur meābāminī meābantur
future meābor meāberis, meābere meābitur meābimur meābiminī meābuntur
perfect meātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect meātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect meātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present meem meēs meet meēmus meētis meent
imperfect meārem meārēs meāret meārēmus meārētis meārent
perfect meāverim meāverīs meāverit meāverīmus meāverītis meāverint
pluperfect meāvissem meāvissēs meāvisset meāvissēmus meāvissētis meāvissent
passive present meer meēris, meēre meētur meēmur meēminī meentur
imperfect meārer meārēris, meārēre meārētur meārēmur meārēminī meārentur
perfect meātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect meātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present meā meāte
future meātō meātō meātōte meantō
passive present meāre meāminī
future meātor meātor meantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives meāre meāvisse meātūrus esse meārī meātus esse meātum īrī
participles meāns meātūrus meātus meandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
meāre meandī meandō meandum meātum meātū

Derived terms[edit]



  1. dative masculine singular of meus
  2. dative neuter singular of meus
  3. ablative masculine singular of meus
  4. ablative neuter singular of meus


  • meo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • meo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • meo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) I had not deserved it: nullo meo merito
    • (ambiguous) a vague notion presents itself to my mind: aliquid animo meo obversatur (cf. sect. III, s. v. oculi)
    • (ambiguous) the memory of this will never fade from my mind: numquam ex animo meo memoria illius rei discedet
    • (ambiguous) to my sorrow: cum magno meo dolore
    • (ambiguous) with perfect right: meo (tuo, suo) iure




  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of mear.

Uab Meto[edit]



  1. cat



Onomatopoeic, from Middle Chinese .



meo ()

  1. (onomatopoeia) meow; miaow

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